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September Consumer Sentiment Soars on Jobs, Pay Increases

The University of Michigan's preliminary September consumer sentiment survey recorded its second-highest reading since 2004. Job and wage growth are the driving forces......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 14th, 2018

Major automakers post U.S. May sales increases

Major automakers on Monday posted higher U.S. new vehicle sales for May, the first increase for 2019 as a strong economy and upbeat consumer sentiment fueled demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2019

University of Michigan consumer sentiment increases in March

Consumer sentiment had a further bounce in March, according to the University of Michigan index released Friday. The index jumped to 97.8 in March from 98.3 in the prior month. Economists polled by MarketWatch forecast a .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

Consumer sentiment falls to lowest level since September

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2018

UMich Sentiment Soars As Economic Optimism Hits 14 Year High

Led by a jump in both current conditions and consumer expectations, University of Michigan's Sentiment Survey jumped from 96.2 to 100.8, handily beating expectations of a 96.6 print, and the second highest level since.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 14th, 2018

Consumer sentiment hits 100.8 in September, vs. 96.6 estimate - CNBC

CNBCConsumer sentiment hits 100.8 in September, vs. 96.6 estimateCNBCConsumer sentimen.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 14th, 2018

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Jumped in Early September

U.S. consumer sentiment improved markedly in September, rising to the second-highest level since 2004, only behind the reading in March of this year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

Gold prices fall for the session, gain less than $1 for the week

Gold prices settled lower on Friday as monthly increases in U.S. industrial production and consumer sentiment provided a boost to the dollar. December gold lost $7.10, or 0.6%, to settle at $1.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

U.S. Consumer Confidence Hits Highest Level Since 2000

Consumers’ outlook on the U.S. economy improved further in September, as a strong economy and robust job growth bolstered American consumers’ sentiment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 25th, 2018

September Consumer Sentiment Increase Tempered by Tariff Concerns

The September survey of consumer sentiment from the University of Michigan is up more than 5% year over year and more than 4% month over month......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 28th, 2018

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Increased in September

A measure of economic confidence among American households rose in September......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 28th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. consumer sentiment cools a bit in late September

The final reading of the University of Michigan’s consumer-sentiment index in September was 100.1, above August’s 96.2 reading but lower than the preliminary reading of 100.8......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 28th, 2018

UMich Confidence Bounces Led By Low-Income Optimism At 18 Year Highs

The final prints for UMich September data was slightly weaker than the preliminary prints but hope and current conditions did bounce MoM and did the headline. Consumer sentiment remained .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 28th, 2018

Lower-Income Americans Drive Up Consumer Sentiment in September

America’s low-income earners boosted consumer sentiment this month, evidence that an economic expansion is benefiting a larger swath of workers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 28th, 2018

Wall Street hit as bond yields climb after jobs data

U.S. stocks dropped on Friday, weighed down by rising Treasury yields after data showed job growth slowed in September, while wage increases were not enough to fan worries over rising inflation or faster interest rates hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Wall Street slides as bond yields climb on jobs data

U.S. stocks tumbled on Friday, weighed down by rising Treasury yields after data showed job growth slowed in September, while wage increases were not enough to fan worries over rising inflation or faster interest rates hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Economic Report: Consumer sentiment slips from heady levels in October

The University of Michigan consumer sentiment index in October fell to a reading of 99 from 100.1 in September......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Global Economy Week Ahead: Durable Goods, GDP, Consumer Sentiment

Economic data in the coming week will include the Commerce Department’s reading on third-quarter gross domestic product as well as durable-good orders for September......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 21st, 2018

Consumer spending rises despite small income gain

* Consumer spending increases 0.4 percent in September.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 29th, 2018

US Consumer Credit Hits All Time High As Credit Card Usage Soars

After a surprising slump in the use of revolving debt in September, when US consumers unexpectedly paid down a total of $310 million on their credit cards, moments ago, the Fed reported that in Oc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 7th, 2018

Retail Sales And Industrial Production Rise In May; Consumer Sentiment Falls In Early June

Retail Sales And Industrial Production Rise In May; Consumer Sentiment Falls In Early June.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 15th, 2019